MACROLEVEL FACTORS INFLUENCING CHILDISH BRONCHIAL ASTHMA INCIDENCE IN GRODNO REGION
Objective. То establish the socio-economic factors of the macrolevel influencing on the bronchial asthma incidence in the children’s population of Grodno region.
Materials and methods. Official statistical reports of the Grodno Regional Department of Statistics, annual report forms «Form 1 — Children» of the medical statistical office of the Children’s Regional Clinical Hospital for the period 2000—2013.
Results. The structure of the factors determining bronchial asthma incidence among children aged 0—14 years during 2000—2013 was determined using the factorial analysis data. The factors characterizing the population living standard (the minimum living wage, the number of the paramedical worker per 10,000 people) were responsible for 78.99% of the general dispersion; the factors of dwelling improvement — for 7.60% of the general dispersion; the medico-demographic factors— for 6.02% of the general dispersion.
Conclusion. The results received can be used in a basis for analyzing the risk factors bronchial asthma development in the children’s population at the regional level.